The Ridpath library of universal literature : a biographical and bibliographical summary of the world's most eminent authors, including the choicest extracts and masterpieces from their writings, comprising the best features of many celebrated compilations, notably the Guernsey collection, the De Puy collection, the Ridpath collection, all carefully revised and arranged by a corps of the most capable scholars (Book, 1898) [WorldCat.org]
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The Ridpath library of universal literature : a biographical and bibliographical summary of the world's most eminent authors, including the choicest extracts and masterpieces from their writings, comprising the best features of many celebrated compilations, notably the Guernsey collection, the De Puy collection, the Ridpath collection, all carefully revised and arranged by a corps of the most capable scholars

Author: John Clark Ridpath
Publisher: New York : The Globe Publishing Company, 1898-1899.
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A biographical and bibliographical summary of the World's most eminent authors, including the choicest extracts and masterpieces from their writings, comprising the best features of many celebrated compilations, notably the Guernsey collection, the De Puy collection, the Ridpath collection, all carefully revised and arranged by a corps of the most capable scholars.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ridpath, John Clark, 1840-1900.
Ridpath library of universal literature .
New York, The Globe Pub. Co., 1898
(OCoLC)551307941
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Clark Ridpath
OCLC Number: 1853257
Notes: Includes indexes (volume 25).
Description: 25 volumes : frontispieces (some color) plates (some color) portraits, folded tables ; 21 cm
Responsibility: editor-in-chief, John Clark Ridpath.

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A biographical and bibliographical summary of the World's most eminent authors, including the choicest extracts and masterpieces from their writings, comprising the best features of many celebrated compilations, notably the Guernsey collection, the De Puy collection, the Ridpath collection, all carefully revised and arranged by a corps of the most capable scholars.

Alphabetical collection of eminent world literature and biographical sketches of influential authors.

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